Why a Master of Science in Quantitative Finance at ETH and UZH?
The MSc UZH ETH in Quantitative Finance is a specialized joint degree Master of Science pooling the high reputation and scientific resources of
the Department of Banking and Finance of the University of Zurich; and
the Department of Mathematics of the ETH Zurich.
A unique combination of financial economics with mathematical methods (probability, statistics and econometrics, numerical analysis) for finance and insurance, and integration of recent developments from the FinTech area.
High quality due to
Severe selection of participants (around 20% admitted each year).
Close supervision by the program director due to a small group of students.
Close interaction with financial services industry from Zurich.
International dimension - more than 60% of students come from outside of Switzerland.
Full program in English.
Studies prepare both for
Research-oriented careers such as PhD-programs; and
Practice-oriented careers in quantitatively oriented areas of the financial services industry.
Duration of the program: a minimum of 1 1/2 years (1 year of courses, 1/2 year for master's thesis) and a maximum of 5 years.